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Cool Short: The Offering

Cool Short: The Offering

A father and son travel deep into the woods to make an offering to a mysterious force. When they realize that a key element is missing, they must improvise before time runs out. The Offering is a very cool horror short and worth 8 minutes of your time. Ryan Patch directs the short which was written by Michael Koehler. The Offering from Ryan Patch on...

Watch the trailer for Extraterrestrial

Watch the trailer for Extraterrestrial

Two words – Michael Ironside! Yep, old Ironside stars in Colin Minihan’s Extraterrestrial. I have no idea how big his role is. It may be 2 minutes, it may be 10 or more, but Michael Ironside (Scanners, Total Recall) is always worth watching. Back in the day he should have been Wolverine. The film also stars Brittany Allen, Freddie Stroma, Melanie...

Film4 FrightFest 2014: The Top 5

Film4 FrightFest 2014: The Top 5

Because FrightFest was so awesome this year that I refuse to let it end (and also because after it it did end I was too spent to write it until now) I present to you my top five films from this year’s event. Picking a Top 5 was hard damn work this year. The line-up Gods and the great taste of the organisers conspired to create a near wall-to-wall selection...

New artwork for The Texas Chain Saw Massacre 40th Anniversary Edition

New artwork for The Texas Chain Saw Massacre 40th Anniversary Edition

Second Sight have released their specially commissioned new artwork for The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. The artwork was created by Doaly for the 40th anniversary release of the stunning newly restored edition on Blu-ray. The film not only changed the face of horror in 1964 but still remains one of the most shocking, powerful and terrifying films ever made. It...

Life After Beth – Trailer and poster for Aubrey Plaza’s Zombie Rom-Com

Life After Beth – Trailer and poster for Aubrey Plaza’s Zombie Rom-Com

I’ve just been sent the UK trailer and poster for Life After Beth Zach (Dane DeHaan) is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth (Aubrey Plaza). But when she miraculously comes back to life, Zach takes full advantage of the opportunity to share and experience all the things he regretted not doing with her before. However, the newly...

New poster for The Babadook

New poster for The Babadook

Six years after the violent death of her husband, Amelia (Essie Davis) is at a loss. She struggles to discipline her ‘out of control’ 6-year-old, Samuel (Noah Wiseman), a son she finds impossible to love. Samuel’s dreams are plagued by a sinister monster he believes is coming to kill them both. When a disturbing storybook called ‘The Babadook’...

Carver – Trailer for new Slasher movie made by 14 year old Emily DiPrimio

Carver – Trailer for new Slasher movie made by 14 year old Emily DiPrimio

This is super cool, especially because it was made by a 14 year old girl called Emily DiPrimio. She is doing what we all want to do…making movies. We’ve got no excuse, let’s all get out there and make a film. Before you go dashing out with your cameras, smart phones and like minded friends, make sure you watch the trailer for Emily’s...

First Look: Haley Joel Osment in Kevin Smith’s Yoga Hosers

First Look: Haley Joel Osment in Kevin Smith’s Yoga Hosers

Haley Joel Osment (The Sixth Sense, A.I., Tusk) was snapped on the set of Kevin Smith’s Yoga Hosers, performing in character as Adrien Arcand, a real-life Canadian journalist who historically supported the Nazi party. The film stars Johnny Depp alongside his daughter Lily-Rose Depp and Smith’s daughter Harley Quinn Smith. The film is the second in...

The Town That Dreaded Sundown – First trailer

The Town That Dreaded Sundown – First trailer

Drawing inspiration from the 1976 classic of the same name, Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s striking debut is not so much a remake as it is a shrewd reinvention, resulting in a genuinely innovative and unexpected meta-horror experience. Set in a world in which the original film exists and is very much part of popular consciousness, this update sees the quiet streets...

Sweet Cthulhu! Check out Black Milk’s Pulp Horror dresses and leggings

Sweet Cthulhu! Check out Black Milk’s Pulp Horror dresses and leggings

Scary to think that next month brings us Halloween! Still, that does mean we get to see some more great creations from Black Milk. This time they have taken some pulp horror greatness – Cthulhu, brains, robots, blood and vampires – to bring us some cool clothing. The line goes on sale for a limited time from 23rd September. Via...